2018. June 22., Friday

clin med

Clinical Medicine (PhD)

About the programme

Educational programmes of the Doctoral School: Immunology, Reproductive Health, Clinical and Experimental Neuroscience, Experimental and Clinical Investigation of the Cardiovascular System, Clinical and Experimental Research for Reconstructive and Organ-Sparing Surgery, Study on the Pathomechanism and Therapeutic Possibilities of Different Vascular Diseases in Children, Dental Medicine.


Sample research areas at the Doctoral School: Induction, mechanism and complications of transplantation tolerance; Regulation of keratinocyte cell cycle; Premature labour and its prevention; Cognitive, neurobiological and pharmacological aspects of psychiatry; Imaging and device therapy of heart diseases; The role of macrophages in shock conditions; Molecular genetic studies on different renal diseases; Biointegration of alloplastic materials.


Level of the programme PhD

Duration of the programme: 4+4 semesters

Registered in: EU

Credits: 240


Who should apply?

We expect applicants to be interested in the research programmes published on our website, and it is an advantage if the applicant has a background in scientific research.


Application requirements:

Certificates of language proficiency in English: at least intermediate level certified by internationally accredited language examination (TEL C B2, ECL B2, TOE FL iBT test score of at least 72, or PBT score at least 550; Cambridge First Certificate at least “B”; IELT S score of at least 5.5) and on individual interview online. Specific expectations: students having previous scientific work in the above fields. Applicants should contact the relevant professor of the Doctoral School and agree on the given research theme.


Please choose a topic proposal and contact the doctoral school and the supervisor before submitting your application.


Online application

Start of the programme: September of each year

Tuition fee: 5000 EUR per semester

Other fees: 30 EUR entrance exam fee


For further information contact Ms. Ildikó Márta Német via e-mail.



*Academic Records: an official English version OR translation of your full Bachelor’s transcript including an explanation of the grading system, and an official English version OR translation of your Bachelor’s degree.

SZTE Experience


mendezMatheus Vasconcelos Goes Mendes – Faculty of Medicine - General Medicine

I’m from Brazil, but I feel very comfortable in Szeged. Attending the courses, I acquired thorough knowledge, which was helped by the well-equipped labs, and the modern library of the University. Despite the hustle and bustle, the town is still safe, the quality of life is considerably high, and we receive every assistance to fit in, such as excellent program administration or help searching for accommodations.


JoseJose Eges - Faculty of Sciences and Informatics

I’m from Ecuador and a Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder in my second year. I chose University of Szeged because of its highly ranked status in Hungary. I like the generosity of the people and the fantastic university facilities. The student environment is very relaxing, and you learn a lot from the cultural diversity. The student mentors are helpful. Professors and members of faculty staff are very approachable to guide and support you with academic challenges. Life in Szeged is exciting, and my favorite spot is the bank of Tisza River. The landscape of the bridge across the river and the beachside perspective is a beauty. I do enjoy the good academic system, and friendly environment.

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